Diabetes Education in Nundah & Zillmere

Credentialed Diabetes Educators are specialists in diabetes. They are health professionals who have completed further study to focus their efforts on helping people with diabetes self-manage their diabetes effectively and prevent complications. Educators can provide advice of glucose monitoring and explanations of medication requirements.

A diabetes educator can be the first point of call when you are wanting more information, support and/or motivation in the management of your diabetes and the link between other health professionals. Educators have in-depth knowledge on all aspects of diabetes and can recognise when you need to see other members of your health care team.

We are passionate about providing the highest standard of care.

Type 2 Diabetes Program

The Joint offers a Type 2 Diabetes Program for any patient with Type 2 Diabetes. The Australian Government through Medicare offers patients with Type 2 Diabetes 1 individual assessment with a health professional plus 8 group exercise or education sessions with relevant health professionals. These 8 sessions are partially subsidised by Medicare.

**Note: The 1 x assessment and 8 x group sessions are in addition to the 5 session available through the Chronic Disease Management Plan and are available each calendar year**

Our team of highly experienced Exercise Physiologist, Dietitian and Diabetes Educator will provide a thorough individual assessment and based on this, will advise on which sessions will be most beneficial for the patient. Following the assessment and advice from health professionals, patients will undergo 8 small group exercise and/or education sessions to optimise their management of their Diabetes.

Patients require a referral from their GP. Talk to your GP today to organise a referral to our program.

Call today to learn more about this program!

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